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Silverman: Rival Red Sox Pose Relatively No Threat To Yankees This Season

The Red Sox don’t mesh together anymore, and when they face the better teams in baseball — such as the rival Yankees — they simply don’t have enough to compete.


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Report: Yankees Want New CC Sabathia Deal Before Opt-Out; Red Sox A Potential Suitor?

It’s fair to say Yankees fans don’t want to see CC Sabathia pitching elsewhere next season. Especially not with the Boston Red Sox.


NEW YORK - AUGUST 29: Pitcher Roger Clemens #22 of the New York Yankees looks over at first baseman Jason Giambi #25 after Giambi made a diving stop during a game against the Boston Red Sox on August 29, 2007 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Regarding The Epidemic Of Booze And Drugs In Baseball

Has baseball actually gotten over the drug and alcohol problems of its past? It’s time for those in charge to bring major baseball into the 21st century and adopt stronger clubhouse policies.


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Hartnett: The Red Sox Collapse Snowballing Into An Avalanche

Revelations following the Red Sox’s famous 2011 collapse paints an image of a ballclub that betrayed their manager and their own professional pride.


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Hartnett: Red Sox Will Break Up ‘Dream Team’ By Ousting Francona

The Red Sox’s forthcoming decision to fire manager Terry Francona makes little sense given his involvement in the franchise’s successes and managerial overall record. I can’t imagine who could fill the shoes of one the game’s best.


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Hartnett: CC Sabathia Seizes Momentum In Victory Over Red Sox

CC Sabathia finally conquered the Red Sox on Tuesday night. The Yankees’ ace notched his first victory against Boston this season, one that could spur on the Bombers.


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Homer, Clap, Plunk: Francisco Cervelli Puts His Stamp On Heated Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry

Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia insists Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli wasn’t hit on purpose — but it sure did look like he was.


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Yankees Need CC Sabathia To Step Up, Turn Team’s Fortunes Around Against Red Sox

With a few better performances against the Red Sox, CC Sabathia could be having a Cy Young Award-caliber season rather than just an outstanding one. He could also have the Yankees in first place.


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Defeated By Red Sox 10-4, Yankees Lose Grip On First Place

CC Sabathia fell back down to earth during the Yankees’ 10-4 loss to the Red Sox. Now with the series split and the teams tied for first in the AL East, Sunday will be the all-important rubber game.


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Keefe To The City: Yankees Ready To Resume Red Sox Rivalry

I know when I talk to Mike Hurley of before every Yankees-Red Sox series, it usually doesn’t work out well for the Yankees — at least this year. But not this time.


Dustin Pedroia # 15 ofthe Boston Red Sox celebrates with a teammate after hitting a home run against the New York Yankees. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Notch 1st Win, 9-6 Over Yankees

The Red Sox ended their worst losing streak to start a season since World War II as Dustin Pedroia homered and drove in three runs to lift Boston to a 9-6 win over the New York Yankees.


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Sabathia Outpitches Lackey, Yankees Beat Red Sox

CC Sabathia outpitched John Lackey, Ramiro Pena drove in two runs while subbing for injured Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees stopped their mini-slide by beating the Boston Red Sox 5-2 on Saturday.